WEST 2024 Sponsorship and Branding Opportunities

AFCEA and the U.S. Naval Institute have developed an enhanced sponsorship program for WEST 2024 that will offer maximum visibility to those who participate! What better way to make sure you stand out and increase your exposure than at this foremost event in which industry leaders can learn about military requirements and connect with decision makers and operators, where senior military and government officials can gain feedback from sea service warfighters, and where industry thought leaders will discuss and demonstrate sea service solutions? Sponsorship opportunities are offered at a several investment levels, ensuring your ability to participate.

Browse available options below, or jump to specific categories: Patron Packages, Individual Sponsorships and Branding Opportunities.

Have an idea for a sponsorship not listed below? We are here to ensure you have the best conference experience. We are happy to create a custom sponsorship package to meet your specific needs. Let us know your vision, objective and budget and we’ll create a customized opportunity just for you.

The deadline to submit contracts and sponsor artwork is Friday, January 5th.

WEST 2024 Event Coverage

SIGNAL Coverage

Recaps of presentations and speeches as well as photos and video of WEST 2024 from AFCEA's award-winning SIGNAL Media are available online.

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Learn about WEST 2024 event coverage from USNI News, with the top stories from the conference brought to you by the U.S. Naval Institute.

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WEST 2024 Keynote/Panel Session Recordings

Tuesday: February 13, 2024

ADM Lisa Franchetti, USN, Chief of Naval Operations

What Changes are Community Leaders Making to Meet Global Security Demands?

VADM Peter H. Daly, USN (Ret.) Former CEO and Publisher, U.S. Naval Institute (Moderator)

RDML Brad Andros, USN Commander, Navy Expeditionary Combat Command
VADM Daniel L. Cheever, USN Commander, Naval Air Forces, Commander, Naval Air Force, U.S. Pacific Fleet
RADM Keith B. Davids, USN Commander, Naval Special Warfare Command
LtGen Karsten S. Heckl, USMC Commanding General, Marine Corps Combat Development Command, Deputy Commandant for Combat Development and Integration
VADM Brendan R. McLane, USN Commander, Naval Surface Forces, Commander, Naval Surface Force, Pacific Fleet
Elizabeth Nashold Deputy Commander, Naval Information Forces

What Key Capabilities Do Our Numbered Fleets Need to Address the Near and Far Global Security Demands?

ADM Scott H. Swift, USN (Ret.) Former Commander, U.S. Pacific Fleet (2015-2018) (Moderator)

VADM Michael E. Boyle, USN Commander, THIRD Fleet
VADM Craig A. Clapperton, USN Commander, Fleet Cyber Command, Commander, TENTH Fleet
MajGen Bradford J. Gering, USMC Acting Commanding General, I Marine Expeditionary Force
VADM Andrew J. Tiongson, USCG Commander, Pacific Area, Commander, Coast Guard Defense Force West
LtGen Roger Turner, USMC Commanding General, III Marine Expeditionary Force, Commander, Marine Forces Japan

The Hon. Christopher J. Lowman Assistant Secretary of Defense for Sustainment

Wednesday: February 14, 2024

ADM Samuel J. Paparo, USN Commander, U.S. Pacific Fleet

Is Acquisition Innovating and Adapting to Meet the Different Requirements Presented Near Term and Far Term?

VADM Tom Moore, USN (Ret.) Former Commander, Naval Sea Systems Command (Moderator)

RDML Thomas J. Dickinson, USN Commander Naval Surface Warfare Center, Commander, Naval Undersea Warfare Center
RADM Chad L. Jacoby, USCG Assistant Commandant for Acquisitions Chief Acquisition Officer, United States Coast Guard
RADM Douglas W. (Doug) Small, USN Commander, Naval Information Warfare Systems Command (NAVWAR)
BGen David C. Walsh, USMC Commander, Marine Corps Systems Command
RADM Stephen Tedford, USN Program Executive Officer, Unmanned Aviation and Strike Weapons

Do We Have the Tools and Technologies We Need to Enable Information as a Warfighting Multiplier?

LTG Susan S. Lawrence, USA (Ret.) President & Chief Executive Officer, AFCEA International (Moderator)

RADM Christopher A. Bartz, USCG Acting Deputy Chief Information Officer, Department of Homeland Security
Jennifer Edgin Assistant Deputy Chief of Naval Operations for Information Warfare (N2N6B), Office of the Chief of Naval Operations
LtGen Matthew G. Glavy, USMC Deputy Commandant for Information Headquarters, U.S. Marine Corps
Jane Rathbun Chief Information Officer, Department of the Navy
Lt Gen Robert J. Skinner, USAF Director, Defense Information Systems Agency and Commander, Joint Force Headquarters-Department of Defense Information Network

VADM Peter W. Gautier, USCG Deputy Commandant for Operationn, U.S. Coast Guard

Jane Rathbun Chief Information Officer, Department of the Navy

Thursday: February 15, 2024

The Hon. Carlos Del Toro Secretary of the Navy, Department of Defense

Do the Sea Services Have the Resources Needed to Fulfill the National Security Strategy?

ADM Jonathan W. Greenert, USN (Ret.) Former Chief of Naval Operations, Department of Defense (Moderator)

LtGen James H. Adams III, USMC Deputy Commandant, Program and Resources
RDML Matt Lake, USCG Assistant Commandant for Resources and Chief Financial Officer, U.S. Coast Guard
VADM John B. Skillman, USN Deputy Chief of Naval Operations for Integration of Capabilities and Resources, N8, Office of the Chief of Naval Operations

Gen Christopher Mahoney, USMC Assistant Commandant, U.S. Marine Corps